Three dead, three injured in early morning shooting

COLUMBUS, OH – An early morning shooting in Ohio’s capital city left three people dead and another three injured over the weekend. The shooting occurred in the Italian Village neighborhood north of downtown Columbus just before 3 a.m. on Saturday. Police reported hearing what could have been semi-automatic or automatic gunfire and observed several cars fleeing the scene. Deputy Chief Gregory Bodker described the scene on arrival as “very chaotic,” with officers discovering six gunshot …

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Dad beaten to death at grocery store

COLUMBUS, OH – A senseless act of violence has left an Ohio father of three dead, with a trio of teenagers now facing murder charges. The fatal beatdown took place on December 6 outside a Kroger Supermarket in Columbus. The victim, 53-year-old Donnie Smith, reportedly had an exchange with a group inside the store before the assault. The same group then ambushed him as he exited the supermarket, resulting in a brutal attack that led …

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Roof collapse near Ohio State University sends 14 to the hospital

On Saturday night, chaos ensued in Columbus, Ohio, when a roof unexpectedly gave way, resulting in mass injuries at an off-campus building. Around 15 to 45 people were standing on the structure when it crumbled, sending 14 individuals to the hospital. No fatalities were reported and all victims are in stable condition, the incident serves as a reminder of the danger posed when safety regulations are overlooked. Current local fire battalion chief Jeffrey Geitter is …

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Two Arrested For Shooting Of Nine Children Including 15-Year-Old Gang Member

On February 17th, 2021, Columbus, Georgia saw a tragic episode of gun violence, with a shooting at a Shell gas station that wounded nine children, the youngest being just five-years-old. Arrests were promptly made by the Columbus police following the shooting; D’Angelo Robinson, Sr., 35, and a 15-year-old boy face charges respectively of eight and one counts of aggravated assault. More charges are expected to manifest. The older of the two suspects is a self-described …

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Gas Station Shooting Breaks Out, Injuring Children

Nine minors were injured in a shooting outside a Shell gas station in Columbus, Georgia, which the police are currently investigating. Columbus Police Chief Freddie Blackmon said that none of the injuries are life-threatening. According to Blackmon, the shooting happened after an altercation that occurred at a nearby party. The shooting happened on Friday night, and the police officers with the department’s robbery and assault unit arrived at the scene shortly after 10 p.m. The …

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